DOH: HERDS Critical Asset Survey - Reactivated for Q1 2020 Review/Update

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

This message is to inform Health Care Facilities (HCFs) - hospitals, nursing homes (NHs) and adult care facilities (ACFs) - that the Critical Asset Survey in HERDS has been reactivated for the Q1 2020 review/update.

This Critical Asset Survey reactivation comes in conjunction with the 2020 compliance period for the Facility Evacuation Planning Application (FEPA) in New York City (NYC). A Dear Administrator Letter (DAL) regarding FEPA was sent to HCFs in NYC last month (12/20/19).

The Critical Asset Survey review and update period runs from January 1 - March 31, 2020. All Health Care Facilities are required to review their previously submitted data, update any that has changed and (re)Submit the Critical Asset Survey data during this time period.

For questions: Please send an e-mail to


Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Director, Educational Development & Grant Mgmt.
518-462-4800 x16